Nakhchivan city of legends

20.12.2018
7 days / 6 nights
from 200

1 day

  • 08:20 Flight from Baku to Nakhchivan
  • 10:30 Accommodation in Grand Hotel in the city centre
  • City tour –“Khan Palace” (the historical architectural monument of the ХVIII century – the place where Nakhchivan khans lived), Noah’s Mausoleum (The tomb consists of remains of the lower storey of a former temple. There is a ladder leading to a burial vault. There is a stone column in the middle of the vault. According to legend, relics of Noah are under this column. The mausoleum has been restored by the decision of local authorities. “Momine Khatun Mausoleum” (The mausoleum was built and named in honour of the wife of one of the local rulers, Azerbaijan Atabeg Jahan Pahlawan from Ildenizid dynasty; it was skilfully decorated with complicated geometric ornament and Quranic inscriptions) Axmed Djavad Mauoleum.
  • 18:00 Return to Hotel
  • 18:30 Dinner at the Hotel

2 day

  • 09:00 Breakfast at the Hotel
  • 10:30 Tour to Ashab-i Kahf (The Sleepers of the Cave – the Muslim myth about young men who hid in the cave in order to preserve their faith in one God during persecutions. Episodes dealing with them are presented in 18th Surah of the Qur’an – Surah Al Kahf (The Cave). According to the Qur’an, the young men asked Allah to have mercy on them and lead them to the right path. Allah heard their plea and put them to sleep for 309 years which seemed so short to them that «some said it might have been a day: others said it was a part of a day»; the same myth exists in Christianity «The Seven Sleepers»)
  • Tour of the city in Ordubad
  • Transfer to the airport.
  • 21:00 Flight to Baku
  • Hotel accommodation
  • HB meals (breakfast and dinner)
  • Air ticket Baku-Nakhchivan-Baku
  • Excursions
  • Transfer
  • Guide

Price per person (for the group of 4 persons)

Grand Nakhchivan 3*- 200 AZN

Tebriz Hotel 5* - 260 AZN 

Price per person (for the group of 2 persons)

Grand Nakhchivan 3*- 383 AZN

Tebriz Hotel 5* - 425 AZN 

To book tours and for more information, please contact:

Address:  Samad Vurgun 34, AZ1014, Baku, Azerbaijan

AFF MALL, 2nd floor

Tel: (+99412) 4374720

Fax: (+99412) 4374723

E-mail: incoming@swtravel.az

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